PSG have made Lionel Messi their target. A way of doing things that irritates FC Barcelona.
Free in June, date of the end of his contract with the FC Barcelona, Lionel messi has the right to negotiate with whomever he wants about a possible transfer next summer. And a priori, the PSG does not hesitate to court the Argentine striker. Leonardo did not hide it in an interview with France-Football last month : ” Great players like Messi will always be on the PSG list. But this is of course not the time to talk about it, or to dream about it. “
The Parisian sports director should not be shy, however, to keep regular contact with the entourage of the six-time Ballon d’Or, 33 years old. The club owned by Qatar would also use the strategy used to seduce Neymar in the summer of 2017, explains the Catalan daily. Sport. ” PSG harass Messi “, Headlines the media pro Barça, while indicating that the Argentine star has not (yet?) Met with Leonardo.
Paris on the dark side …
The newspaper speaks of a Barça deeply indignant by the methods of approach of the Parisian clan, estimating that Leonardo and Mauricio Pochettino had transgressed ” the codes of the world of football because it is very frowned upon to speak publicly about footballers who do not belong to your club. »Don’t we see Leonardo on the dark side of the force?
⚠ El PSG atosiga to Messi ⚠
🤬 Leonardo y Pochettino han iniciado la ofensiva pública para atraer a Leo Messi pic.twitter.com/LViTx1N6tJ
– Diario SPORT (@sport) January 21, 2021
Sport judges the management of the champions of France, guilty in his eyes, of a “ lack of respect for an entity like FC Barcelona. “This spices up the debates a little more, while the two teams have an appointment in three weeks for the 8e first leg of the Champions League at Camp Nou.
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